Job Description

Ocotillo Village Health Club & Spa is currently looking for Summer Fitness Camp Counselors for the Summer of 2018!

Do you love working with children?  Do you want to work in a fun luxury health club and resort atmosphere? Then Village Health Clubs & Spas is the place you want to be! Here at The Village we encourage and foster a work life balance, healthy living and great benefits like full club access!

The Summer Fitness Camp Counselor supports program development and implementation including safety and logistics; leads games, activities/field trip and create positive relationships with parents while ensuring the safety of all children in the Summer Fitness Camp Program and to provide the highest possible care and attention to each child.  Fitness Counselors are required to keep kids physically active through a variety of fitness activities

Summary Of Essential Job Functions:
Attract and retain members.
Responsible for interacting with employees, members and guests in a manner aligned with the People, Places and Programs components of the Village Standards
Maintain the club in a clean and organized manner.
Provide positive, appropriate, and fun activities for the children.
Communicate professionally with parents
Report and remove any broken or below standard equipment
Responsibility for safety and well being of children which includes providing a safe childcare environment by routinely checking for any safety hazards and other duties as assigned
Attend all training, department, and staff meetings
Operate as a team player with all co-workers and staff.

Knowledge/Experience Required:
Must have the ability to obtain CPR Certification through Company training
Six months in childcare/youth service environment
Must successfully pass a criminal background check as a contingency of employment
May be required to work evenings and weekends as needed
Required to maintain a physical presence within the Village to perform assigned duties

Knowledge/Experience Preferred:
Certified Child Care Training

Required Abilities
Physical Activity
This position requires some standing, walking, lifting, grasping, bending and kneeling to care for children. Sitting for some periods of time. Substantial repetitive movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.  Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Involved in activities where one must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers and children accurately, loudly, or quickly. Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Requires the ability to receive detailed information through written and oral communication.  
Physical Requirement
Sedentary work involving sitting some of the time. Walking and standing are required daily.  Exerting up to 25 pounds of force occasionally to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including children. In addition, may involve physical movement related to membership events and programs.
Visual Requirement
This position requires close visual acuity to perform activities such as: supervising children, preparing and analyzing data and figures, transcribing, viewing computer monitors and extensive reading.
Working Conditions 
Involves typical office or administrative work and member indoor / outdoor gym activities.